Pantry Challenge Beefy Fritos Burritos

Day 20 of my 8 week #PantryChallenge Tonight’s dinner is the most simplified version I could make of the only thing that my brain and stomach seem to agree on at the moment. Beefy Fritos Burritos! Except I didn’t have any Fritos…or Queso… So I cut some corn tortillas into strips and mixed some cheeseContinue reading “Pantry Challenge Beefy Fritos Burritos”

Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken & Biscuits

I had a some leftover mashed potatoes from dinner last night so I made a copycat version of my favorite Cheesecake Factory dish. Chicken and Biscuits! My recipe has WAY less calories than the whopping 2,260 of the big CF. Plus, it sure as heck didn’t cost $20 per plate! Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken &Continue reading “Copycat Cheesecake Factory Chicken & Biscuits”

Sushi Shop Miso Soup

I finally felt well enough to eat again and my amazing mom dropped off all the ingredients to make Miso Soup! Gallons of Miso Soup. I made a simple Spicy Chicken Fried Rice to go with it. Sushi Shop Miso Soup Servings: 3 Cooking Time: 50 Minutes 1/2 cup Bonito Flakes 6 cups Water 1/2Continue reading “Sushi Shop Miso Soup”

Copycat Star Crunch Bars

I don’t have much of a sweet tooth, but these are amazing! 💕Puffed rice folded into soft caramel over a double chocolate brownie with a drizzle of milk chocolate and a sprinkle of sea salt over top. 😋 Copycat Star Crunch Bars Servings: 12 Cooking Time: 30 Minutes 1 cup Chocolate chunks 2 pounds CaramelsContinue reading “Copycat Star Crunch Bars”

Cantina Style Salsa

I’m kind of a brat when it comes to salsa. I grew up eating hole-in-the-wall restaurant style cantina salsa and all those premade grocery store shelf jars always tasted too sweet and processed. So now I just make my own. 🤣 It goes great with my Carne Asada Tacos, tortilla chips and Green Chile ChickenContinue reading “Cantina Style Salsa”

General Tso’s Chicken

It’s my first time making General Tso’s Chicken! I did quite a bit of research to try and get it as authentic as possible and it came out great! Dry toasting the peppers and spices really brought out an amazing flavor. Made some Ginger Glazed Stir Fry and Fried Rice to go with it. GeneralContinue reading “General Tso’s Chicken”

Big Mac Burger Braid

I made a Big Mac Burger…Log(?) for dinner, because why not! 🤪 A Bûche de Big Mac, if you will! It was absolutely delicious despite it’s comical nature! Big Mac Burger Braid Beef Filling• 2 lbs Lean Ground Beef• 2 large Eggs• 1/4 cup Breadcrumbs• 1/4 cup Milk• 1/2 cup Dill Relish• 1/2 cup Onion;Continue reading “Big Mac Burger Braid”

Copycat Panda Express Orange Chicken

I found some rice! It definitely wasn’t what I expected. 🤣 I’d never even heard of Bamboo Rice before. Upon more research I found out that it’s medium or small grain white rice that’s been infused with young bamboo which can give it the green color and adds several vitamins. You learn something new everyday!Continue reading “Copycat Panda Express Orange Chicken”

Copycat Alice Springs Chicken

I love one pan meals! It makes cleanup quick and simple, and I’m all about that! ❤️ The vegetables actually taste really good with the Honey Mustard dressing! This means I’m ridiculously excited for lunch tomorrow! Grilled Alice Springs Chicken Wraps FTW! Copycat Outback Steakhouse Alice Springs Chicken • 4 large Chicken Breasts• Drizzle ofContinue reading “Copycat Alice Springs Chicken”

Alice Springs Chicken Wraps

Leftovers make such amazing wraps! If you don’t have any Alice Spring’s Chicken leftovers hanging out in your fridge, you can make in in no time! 💕 They taste amazing cold or heated up in the microwave or on a griddle! Alice Springs Lettuce Wraps 2 large Chicken Breasts 1 small Onion; sliced 1 cupContinue reading “Alice Springs Chicken Wraps”